Cancer cluster in Chile linked to arsenic contamination

Lancet. 2012 Feb 18;379(9816):603. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(12)60253-0.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Age Distribution
  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Arsenic Poisoning / complications*
  • Arsenic Poisoning / etiology
  • Arsenicals / analysis*
  • Chile / epidemiology
  • Cluster Analysis
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pregnancy
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects / chemically induced
  • Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects / epidemiology
  • Testicular Neoplasms / epidemiology*
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / chemically induced*
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / epidemiology*
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms / mortality
  • Volcanic Eruptions
  • Water Supply* / standards

Substances

  • Arsenicals